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ESWEEK | Venue & Travel

The venue

ESWeek will be hosted at the following venues:

NYU campus map is available to download here.

Below is information on the venue and accessibility of the ESWEEK events.

Events Venue Travel

ESWEEK Tutorials

(Sun.)

Furman Hall

245 Sullivan St,

New York, NY 10012

(See the NYU Washington Square Campus map below)

Closest subway is West 4th St. subway in Manhattan, served by A, C, E, B, D, F, M

ESWEEK Sunday Reception

(Sun.)

NYU AD Building

19 Washington Square North New York, NY 10011

(See the NYU Washington Square Campus map below)

Main Conference

(Mon.-Wed.)

Kimmel Center (KC)

60 Washington Square S, New York, NY 10012

(See the NYU Washington Square Campus map below)

NOCS Symposium

(Thu.-Fri.)

NYU AD Building

19 Washington Square North New York, NY 10011

(See the NYU Washington Square Campus map below)

ESWEEK Workshops

(Thu.-Fri.)

370 Jay St.

370 Jay St.,

Brooklyn, NY 11201

(See the NYU Brooklyn Campus Map below)

Closest subway is Jay St. Metrotech subway in Brooklyn, served by A, C, F

NYU Washington Square Campus

 

NYU Brooklyn Campus

Directions from NYU Washington Square to NYU Brooklyn

The fastest way is via subway. From the West 4th St. Subway Stations (see Map A), take A,C,F towards Downtown/Brooklyn and get off at the Jay St. Subway Station. The travel time is roughly 20 minutes and costs $2.75.

About the city

NYC is one of the greatest cities in the world. There are several attractions within walking distance of the conference venue and across the city

Getting to NYU

The University is located at Washington Square Park on the island and borough of Manhattan in the neighborhood called Greenwich Village. 

By plane

From La Guardia, Kennedy, or Newark Airport, take the airport shuttle bus to Port Authority Bus Terminal or Grand Central Station. From Port Authority, take the A or E subway downtown to West Fourth Street-Washington Square Station, or from Grand Central, take the Lexington Avenue subway (No. 6 train) downtown to Astor Place Station. Cabs and car services are available at the airport and, even though they cost more, they are your best bet if you have a lot of luggage.

By train

Metro North into Grand Central Station

Take the Lexington Avenue subway (No. 6 train) downtown to Astor Place Station. Go west on Astor Place to Broadway. Walk south on Broadway to Waverly Place. Walk westward on Waverly Place until you reach Washington Square.

Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) and Amtrak into Pennsylvania Station

Take the 8th avenue subway (A and E trains) downtown to West Fourth Street-Washington Square Station. Walk east on West Fourth Street until you reach Washington Square.

PATH Trains from New Jersey

To Ninth Street Station (Sixth Avenue and Ninth Street), then walk south to West Fourth Street and east to Washington Square.

By bus

All Greyhound and New Jersey Transit buses go to the Port Authority Terminal. Port Authority marine terminals in New York and New Jersey are open and operating normally. From there, take the Eighth Avenue subway downtown (see By Subway below).

The most convenient bus lines to NYU are the M1, M2, M3, M5, M6, M8, M10, and the M21. Nearby subway lines include the A, B, C, D, E, F, or M to West Fourth St., the 1 to Christopher St., the N or R to Eighth St., or the 6 to Astor Pl.

By subway

Take the Lexington Avenue subway (No. 6 train) to Astor Place Station. Go west on Astor Place to Broadway. Walk south on Broadway to Waverly Place. Walk westward on Waverly Place until you reach Washington Square.

Take the Broadway subway (N or W train) to Eighth Street Station. At Broadway walk south to Waverly Place. Walk westward on Waverly Place until you reach Washington Square. * The N runs late at night and on weekends. The R also runs on weekdays and weekends, with limited late night shuttle service.

Take the Sixth Avenue subway (B, D, F, or M train) or 8th Avenue subway (A, C, or E train) to West Fourth Street-Washington Square Station. Walk east on West Fourth Street until you reach Washington Square. * The A, E, and F trains run late at night. The C does not. The M runs on weekdays with limited late night shuttle service and weekends with shuttle service only. The B train runs weekdays only, from before 6 a.m. until 11 p.m., and the D runs at night.

Take the Seventh Avenue subway to Christopher Street-Sheridan Square Station (1 or 2). Walk east on Christopher Street to West Fourth Street. Continue east to Washington Square. * The 1 and 2 trains runs late at night.

Hotels

The most fair priced hotels near the conference venue can be found here

We opened a facebook group in order to help ESWEEK participants, particularly students, find affordable accommodation and share rooms.